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text Analysis of Arnold's Cuts To Health Programs by Protection & Advocacy (reposted)
Rough & Dirty Analysis of the Governor’s 2004-05 Budget Proposal...
Posted: Thu Jan 15, 2004 3:16PM
text New Labor Spirit Stirs In California Grocers by Mark Harris (reposted)
The more than 70,000 members of the United Food and Commercial Workers on strike against four supermarket chains in central and southern California are fighting for more than a fair and decent contract. They are fighting for more even than preserving the health benefits they’ve enjoyed for years....
Posted: Tue Jan 13, 2004 1:28PM
text Open Letter to the Global Indymedia Network from San Diego by Phelps
A recent open letter from the SF Bay Area IMC letter stated that "What has happened here with the SF Bay Area IMC seems to be quite unprecedented within the history of the IMC Network". Unfortunately it is not....
Posted: Mon Jan 12, 2004 10:55PM
text Community Colleges Plan Protest March to Sacramento! by Prerna Lal
Community Colleges are planning a huge march to Sacramento on March 15 to protest fee hikes and budget cuts. Endorse the march, donate and even join us to protect education!...
Posted: Mon Jan 12, 2004 4:09PM
text Michael Parenti to Speak At a Press Conference Against the Sleeping Ban in Santa Cruz by Becky Johnson (repost sc-imc)
Michael Parenti will be speaking at a press conference against the Sleeping Ban in Santa Cruz (MC 6.36.010 a & b) on Tuesday, January 13, at 3:30PM outside Mayor Scott Kennedy's City Council meeting at Santa Cruz City Hall. Micky Z., Yves Engler and many other people will be a the press conference. A statement by Cynthia McKinney will also be read (McKinney will have already left town after her presentation on Monday night). While we all feel a national unity to throw Bush out of office,...
Posted: Mon Jan 12, 2004 10:31AM
text MESSAGE FROM BAKERSFIELD by Whitney Weddell
Forward of message from the coordinator of the Bakersfield Chapter of Marriage Equality California seeking support....
Posted: Mon Jan 12, 2004 7:50AM
text San Fran Activists Launch Ford Campaign in LA by Paul West
Global Exchange and Rainforest Action Network scale downtown LA skyscraper and release giant banner to protest US oil addition...
Posted: Sun Jan 11, 2004 11:33AM
text Bush orders settlement to conservative GOP website by City of Fresno by Troy Montague
Settlement funnels money to local conservative website on orders of president George Bush. Rightwing website "FreeRepublic" to recieve large settlement from City of Fresno....
Posted: Sat Jan 10, 2004 11:03PM
text Southern California — Grocery workers defending your health care by pww
Health care is perhaps the most life-and-death human rights crisis in America. The unchecked greed of the insurance and pharmaceutical monopoly empires has driven health care costs sky-high. Union-negotiated health care plans are about all that stands between you (if you’re lucky enough to have a job and health insurance) and an end to employer-paid or partially-paid health care coverage....
Posted: Sat Jan 10, 2004 1:56PM
text 1/13 Crawl for Justice! by Save the ADA
January 13, 2004 at 11:00 AM Sacramento Federal Courthouse, 5th and I Streets Our very last chance to save civil rights for people with disabilities. If we lose this Supreme Court appeal, we will be officially and legally the Inferior Americans, not entitled to the opportunities of this country....
Posted: Fri Jan 9, 2004 9:25PM
text 1/31-2/1 California Biodiesel Consumers' Conference by Biodiesel Consumers Conference
Towards sustainable biodiesel for passenger car and small business B100 consumers in California...
Posted: Thu Jan 8, 2004 8:33AM
text Sherman Austin Benefit by adrienne
Please come to the Bay Area benefit for Sherman Austin, the imprisoned African American webmaster and activist....
Posted: Fri Dec 5, 2003 6:11AM
image Protestors block the stairs inside the Capitol 120_stairsmedea.jpg by David Hanks/Global Exchange
Sacramento - Protestors block the stairs inside the Capitol as Medea Benjamin of Global Exchange calls for the abolition of the Electoral College....
Posted: Wed Dec 20, 2000 8:08PM
image Medea Benjamin of Global Exchange 120_medeafist.jpg by David Hanks/Global Exchange
Sacramento - Medea Benjamin of Global Exchange calls for an end to the Electoral College outside the Capitol Building....
Posted: Wed Dec 20, 2000 8:07PM
image Signs of many protestors cited blatant racist tactics in Florida 120_endracism.jpg by David Hanks/Global Exchange
Sacramento - The signs of many protestors cited the blatant racist tactics that many African-Americans faced at the polls in Florida and also other parts of the nation....
Posted: Wed Dec 20, 2000 8:06PM
image Alli Starr leads a crowd of 200 in chants 120_allihail.jpg by David Hanks/Global Exchange
Sacramento - Alli Starr of Global Exchange leads a crowd of 200 in chants calling for the abolition of the Electoral College....
Posted: Wed Dec 20, 2000 8:04PM
image Citizens' Groups call for an end to Racial Discrimination at the Polls 120_tedfrazier.jpg by David Hanks/Global Exchange
Sacramento -- Ted Frazier, a member of the Executive Committee of the NAACP, speaks at a rally on the Capitol Steps about the injustices faced by African-Americans on Election Day....
Posted: Wed Dec 20, 2000 7:27PM
image Citizens Protest at Capitol as Electors Cast Their Ballots 120_abolish.jpg by David Hanks/Global Exchange
Citizens' Groups Gathered to Demand the Abolition of the Electoral College, Clean Money Elections, and an End to Racial Discrimination at the Polls...
Posted: Wed Dec 20, 2000 7:04PM
image Let the Electoral College Know We Want Democracy Now! 120_collegesucksfamily.jpgl23559.jpg by Nick Suplina
Entire families will be traveling to Sacramento and the capitols of all 50 states this coming Monday to rally against the concept of a private Presidential Election by a select group of people who are supposedly wiser than the general citizenry. For more than 200 years, no issue has been more heavily debated by Congress (and even the founders of this country) than the very existence of the "Electoral College." (Photo and Caption by David Hanks/Global Exchange)...
Posted: Fri Dec 15, 2000 10:42PM